Sustainable Aviation APPG

First Registered: 20/05/2020 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To promote support and knowledge in parliament of the aviation industry's efforts to achieve sustainability, specifically their goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 in line with the government's overall target for the UK.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Sustainable Aviation

1. Airlines UK - written evidence
03/09/2019 - Inquiry: Decarbonisation of the UK Economy and Green Finance - Treasury Committee
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Found: an aircraft. New data[1] reaffirms the value of aviation to the UK:                                   

2. Aviation 2050 — the future of UK aviation consultation: sustainable growth noise reports
17/12/2018 - Department for Transport
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Found: Aviation 2050 — the future of UK aviation consultation: sustainable growth noise reports

3. Aviation 2050 — the future of UK aviation consultation: sustainable growth noise reports
17/12/2018 - Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)
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Found: Aviation 2050 — the future of UK aviation consultation: sustainable growth noise reports

4. UK aviation industry set to prosper as UK prepares to leave the EU
17/12/2018 - Department for Transport
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Found: UK aviation industry set to prosper as UK prepares to leave the

5. Aviation 2050 — the future of UK aviation consultation: sustainable growth carbon reports
17/12/2018 - Department for Transport
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Found: Aviation 2050 — the future of UK aviation consultation: sustainable growth carbon reports

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Sustainable Aviation

1. Jet Zero Council
14/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: biggest global aviation network in the world, and we are a leading aerospace nation. Aviation contributes - Speech Link

2. Heathrow Airport Expansion
17/12/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: the Government came out fighting on behalf of aviation and, as a consequence, airports? As a global trading - Speech Link
2: investments in sustainable aviation fuels. The Government are optimistic about aviation. We recognise - Speech Link
3: concept? Will the Government agree that plans for UK aviation need a total review, with climate change at the - Speech Link
4: way in which we do business. It is the case that aviation as a whole needs to consider what demand will - Speech Link
5: Heathrow and other airports is often not the most sustainable. According to the Department for Transport’s - Speech Link

3. Heathrow Airport
15/05/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: completely right. The UK has the third-largest aviation sector in the world; it is very successful indeed - Speech Link
2: are very important; so many people within the aviation sector are making great strides and are doing - Speech Link

4. Aviation Sector
10/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: “The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the aviation sector”, HC 268, and the Government response, - Speech Link
2: the Backbench Business Committee debate on the aviation sector, as must be obvious to the House, 59 Back - Speech Link
3: move,That this House has considered the aviation sector.Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker - Speech Link
4: specific short-term area-based support for the aviation communities that have been very badly hit at this - Speech Link
5: absolutely right to highlight not just the impact on aviation but on communities that work in it or indeed support - Speech Link

5. Renewable Transport Fuels and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Regulations 2018
06/03/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: ambitious strategy to support investment in sustainable advanced fuels of importance to the UK and to - Speech Link
2: transport fuel industry.Interestingly, the aviation industry has also been asking for this for a long - Speech Link
3: non-hydrocarbon solutions, at least in embryonic form, but aviation, with its requirement for very high fuel density - Speech Link

6. Airports National Policy Statement
18/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: in this year of the UK hosting the COP 26, our aviation expansion policy should be re-examined? Does she - Speech Link
2: be done by June 2021. The role of international aviation within that is being very carefully considered - Speech Link
3: committee’s recommendation that international aviation emissions should be formally included in the UK - Speech Link
4: carefully at the recommendations. International aviation emissions is a very knotty problem which can - Speech Link
5: significant number of the roughly 223,000 jobs in the aviation sector may be lost. What is the Government’s strategy - Speech Link
6: than the noble Baroness about the future of the aviation sector. The Government are working very closely - Speech Link
7: mentioned devastating impact of lockdown measures on aviation, tourism and jobs in that sector, will the noble - Speech Link

7. Oral Answers to Questions
02/07/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: SSP. These are not national statistics, but the aviation job losses in my constituency alone. Might this - Speech Link
2: has the potential to be world leading in sustainable aviation fuels, but for that we need to act fast - Speech Link
3: That will involve not just investment in sustainable aviation fuels, in which money has already been invested - Speech Link
4: covid-19. Will he confirm that decarbonising the aviation sector is an economic opportunity as well as a - Speech Link

8. Green Investment Fund
02/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Question about reducing emissions and ensuring sustainable aviation. The Minister, the noble Baroness, Lady - Speech Link
2: impact on the environment, of the collapse of the aviation sector as a result of Covid-19? Will this be taken - Speech Link
3: account both the economic and climate impacts of the aviation sector. As that sector seeks to rebuild after - Speech Link
4: Government to phasing out any further support for the aviation and motor sectors by the end of this financial - Speech Link

9. Airport Expansion
02/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: pleasure to respond on his behalf as Minister for aviation.Airport expansion is a core part of boosting - Speech Link
2: Government’s transport policy of road building, cutting aviation tax and airport expansions, will put the UK even - Speech Link
3: that we are committed to the decarbonisation of aviation, as that is an important part of our efforts on - Speech Link
4: this country, which is why we are investing in aviation research and development. I assure him that the - Speech Link
5: about decarbonising transport, but carbon-based aviation fuels are still duty free; how will that incentivise - Speech Link

10. Airport Expansion
02/03/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: pleasure to respond on his behalf as Minister for Aviation.Airport expansion is a core part of boosting - Speech Link
2: decarbonisation plan, but we are also spending £2 billion on aviation research and technology. I ask the noble Baroness - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Sustainable Aviation
1. Biofuels: Aviation
asked by: Paul Maynard
10/03/2020
... what his policy is on sustainable jet fuels in decarbonising aviation; and what assessment he has made of the potential for sustainable jet fuels to create green jobs.

2. Aviation: Fuels
asked by: Dan Carden
25/09/2020
... what progress his Department is making on supporting the UK’s aviation sector in the development of sustainable aviation fuels.

3. Aviation: Renewable Fuels
asked by: Lord Teverson
29/05/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the potential for sustainable aviation fuels to decarbonise aviation.

4. Aviation: Alternative Fuels
asked by: Gareth Thomas
22/07/2019
... what recent assessment he has made of the viability of deploying sustainable alternative aviation fuels.

5. Aviation: Renewable Fuels
asked by: Paul Maynard
10/03/2020
... how much funding was allocated to research on sustainable aviation fuels in the last five years.

Latest Questions
4 Current APPG Officers
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 20th May 2020
Mark Garnier Portrait
Mark Garnier
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wyre Forest
Joined: 20th May 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Graham Brady MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 1260.

Email: altsale@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Sustainable Aviation

Email: info@sustainableaviation.co.uk

Secretariat:

Sustainable Aviation acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.sustainableaviation.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
26 Feb 2020
Source
Sustainable Aviation
Description
Secretariat   From : 26/02/2020 To : 25/02/2020
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Sustainable Aviation APPG